Mosby's Handbook of Anatomy & Physiology , 2nd Edition

Author
By Kevin T. Patton, PhD and Gary A. Thibodeau, PhD
ISBN
9780323226059
Publication Date
04-12-2013
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KEY FEATURES RETAINED

Core Product Features

Feature: Uses the same body systems organization as most A&P textbooks.

Benefit: Familiar organization makes content easy to find.

Feature: Heavily illustrated with hundreds of high-quality, full-color drawings and photos.

Benefit: Illustrations are beneficial for quick reference; for many A&P facts, it takes less time to refresh the information visually than to read paragraphs.

Feature: Illustrations prepared using a standard color scheme so that common structures or chemical elements such as bone, carbon, sulfur, plasma membrane, etc. are consistently colored throughout the book. A color key is provided in the front matter.

Benefit: Standard color scheme allows for better visual learning.

Feature: Numerous quick reference tables provide key anatomical information and physiological concepts

Benefit: Content is summarized into quick reference tables for easy retrieval of key information.

Feature: Small trim size makes this book portable

Benefit: Students can carry this little book with them wherever they go, from study session to classroom to lab.

Feature: Thumb tab bleeds mark each section.

Benefit: Thumb tab bleeds allow easy location of material.

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Find important anatomy and physiology principles at a glance! A full-color, pocket-sized reference, Mosby's Handbook of Anatomy & Physiology, 2nd Edition makes it easier to look up A&P facts and concepts fast. Quick-reference tables summarize key anatomy and physiology information, and hundreds of illustrations show how the body works including skeletal, muscular, and cardiovascular systems. Written by expert A&P authors and educators Kevin Patton and Gary Thibodeau, this compact review is your go-to reference whether you're in the classroom, in the lab, or on the job.


Key Features
  • A body systems organization makes content easy to find and easy to study.
  • Hundreds of high-quality, full-color drawings and photos provide a quick reference to important A&P facts and concepts.
  • Quick-reference tables summarize key anatomical information and physiological concepts for easy lookup and retrieval.
  • Compact size makes this book easy to carry wherever you go, from study session to classroom to lab.
  • Thumb tabs allow you to locate material easily.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323226059
Author Informaiton By Kevin T. Patton, PhD, Professor of Life Science, St. Charles Community College, Cottleville, MO, Professor of Anatomy & Physiology Instruction (adjunct), New York Chiropractic College, Seneca Falls, NY, Emeritus Assistant Professor of Physiology, Saint Louis University Medical School, St. Louis, MO and Gary A. Thibodeau, PhD, Chancellor Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Biology, University of Wisconsin, River Falls, River Falls, WI
Pp Authortext Patton & Thibodeau
New to this Edition
  • UPDATED content matches the content in other, more comprehensive anatomy & physiology texts written by Kevin Patton and Gary Thibodeau.
Table of Content 1. Organization of the Body
2. Body Chemistry
3. Cells
4. Tissues
5. Skin
6. Skeletal System
7. Muscular System
8. Nervous System
9. Endocrine System
10. Cardiovascular System
11. Lymphatic and Immune System
12. Respiratory System
13. Digestive System
14. Nutrition and Metabolism
15. Urinary System
16. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance
17. Reproductive Systems
18. Growth, Development, and Genetics
E-SBN 9780323226066
Imprint Mosby
Publication Date 04-12-2013
Pages 596
Trim 5 x 8.25
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